Travel to Goa the Western India

Updated: Sep 23

"Beaches, Sunsets and Crazy Nights"

Source: Lying on the western coast, Goa is India's smallest state and unlike any other, known for its endless beaches, stellar nightlife, eclectic seafood, world-heritage listed architecture. Spread across

just 3,702 km, Goa lies in the Konkan region.

The Goans are quite friendly towards tourists and celebrate many festivals throughout the year, the most famous being the New Year and Goa Carnival.

Sunburn Music Festival
Where to stay in Goa

Explore the serene beaches and watch stunning sunsets from the comfort of your room at the offbeat beach-side cottages and hotels in South Goa.

Parties are unmatched at the many spots near Baga and Anjuna Beach, with some of the best resorts just a hop, skip and jump away. If you’re a person hunting for culture and heritage, Panjim is the place to explore. Check out the hotels in Old Goa or Fontainhas, a neighbourhood frozen in time with endless shopping opportunities. If you are planning a family vacation, pick exotic Portuguese-style villas to great homestays, all without burning a hole in your pocket in the stunning beach getaway of Goa.

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Must Visit Places in Goa

#1 Calangute Beach

Situated 15 km from Panjim, Calangute Beach is the longest beach in North Goa, stretching from Candolim to Baga. Due to its sheer size and popularity, it is a hub for tourists and backpackers from all over the world.

Popular as the "Queen of Beaches", the Calangute Beach of Goa is among the top ten bathing beaches in the world. Source:

#2 Fort Aguada

"A Fortress of Tranquility"

Fort Aguada is a 17th-century Portuguese fort looking out at the confluence of Mandovi River and the Arabian Sea. The highlight of the fort is a lone four-storey lighthouse (which is one-of-its-kind in Asia )and a stunning view of the sunset. Source:

#3 Cruise in Goa

Cruise in Goa allows one to explore the exotic scenery, pristine waters and marvel the breathtaking view of the sunset.

Time Required : 1-5 hours

Entry Fee : Varies according to the cruise type and package chosen. Source:

For prices and booking: Cruise

#4 10 Water Sports in Goa

Click on the link for pricing: 10 must try water sport in Goa

1. Scuba Diving in Goa

2. Jet Ski in Goa

3. Parasailing in Goa

4. Ringo Ride in Goa

5. Water Ski in Goa

6. Speed Boating in Goa

7. Banana Boat Ride in Goa

8. Wind Surfing in Goa

9. Kayaking in Goa

10. Water Zorbing in Goa


#5 Chapora Fort

"Dil Chahta Hai Fort" Source:

Chapora Fort, located 10 km away from Mapusa, is undeniably one of the most famous forts in Goa. More popularly known as the 'Dil Chahta Hai Fort', its claim to fame was the 2001 Bollywood blockbuster shot here.

Timings : 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM every day

Time Required : 1-2 hours